Anne Noggle

Name: Anne Noggle
Birth Date: 1922
Birth Place: Evanston
Death Date: August 16, 2005
Death Location: Albuquerque, New Mexico
Burial Place: Albuquerque, New Mexico


Anne Noggle served in WWII as a pilot in the Women’s Air Service Pilot program. She graduated in February 1944 and served at a number of bases including:

After the war, Noggle was a stunt pilot and crop duster for a short while in her 20s. She settled in Albuquerque, New Mexico where she attended the Univ. of New Mexico and received her undergraduate and graduate degrees in Art. Her photography career took off in the 1970s. She was known for her photographs of older women. She was also the Curator of Photography at the New Mexico Museum of Art and taught art at the Univ. of New Mexico. She guest-curated a retrospective exhibition at the San Francisco Museum of Art, called Women of Photography: An Historical Survey in 1975.

Father: R.W. Noggle
Mother: Agnes J. Noggle
Education: Evanston Township High School; Women's Air Service Pilot training at Avenger Field in Sweetwater, Texas, graduated 2.11.44; Univ. of New Mexico; later received a Honorary Degree from Univ. of Michigan in 1941
Years in Evanston: 1922-1945

Sources: EHC Biographical Clipping Files; Evanston Review military service files at EHC;